Scouts-L Mail Archive for June of 1999: Re: Orienteering
Wed, 23 Jun 1999 11:30:40 -0500
There is also a website that has aerial photos (or satellite photos,
maybe?). It is at:
It doesn't have pictures for everywhere in the US, but I found my house!
Yours in Scouting,
At 10:46 PM 6/22/99 -0400, Forshaw wrote:
>The U.S. Soil and Water Conservation District Office has aerial
>photographs of just about the whole U.S. You can purchase one of your
>area for a very small fee. (We obtained a copy from our county
>engineer's office for free.) It's really fun to compare aerial photos
>with maps and the Scouts love to see the tops of their homes in the
>Also, many local orienteering clubs offer discounts to Boy Scouts and
>will send someone to your meeting to teach orienteering.
>is understand the game of orienteering.
>> And we constantly bore the daylights out of boys trying to teach map &
>> compass (not all of us of course) by didactics.
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